Elora V. Borkowski

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Elora Borkowski is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Boston office and a member of the Intellectual Property Group.

Ms. Borkowski previously interned as a law clerk with the firm's Patent Protection and Prosecution Team, where she drafted U.S. patent applications, prepared responses to office actions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and assisted in patent appeal preparation in the computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and chemical arts sectors.

While in law school, Ms. Borkowski held several intellectual property (IP) clerkships, where she was responsible for drafting utility applications, USPTO office action responses and infringement opinions. She also assisted with patent and trademark litigation. Additionally, Ms. Borkowski held legal internships with the USPTO and several Fortune 500 companies. She also worked internationally at a German research center.


  • University of New Hampshire School of Law, J.D.
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute, B.S., Chemical Engineering; Minor in Law and Technology, summa cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Massachusetts
  • Student Intellectual Property Law Association, University of New Hampshire School of Law
  • Office of Intellectual Property and Innovation Fellow, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2015-2016
  • Chemistry Lab Teaching Assistant, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Student Government Association, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Chi Omega, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Honors & Awards
  • Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property Certificate, University of New Hampshire School of Law, 2019
  • Patent Law and Practice Award, University of New Hampshire School of Law, 2019